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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - A short introductory essay preceding the text of a book.

Usage examples (33)
  • The book which this foreword is attached to looks like one to watch for.
  • Given that the foreword is the first thing people will read, the rest of the book is gonna have a hard act to follow.
  • The foreword is by John Lasseter, one of the founders of Pixar and friend of Miyazaki.
  • The foreword is by Keith Knight (The K Chronicles). for more
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  • He was "forward" (to advance) thinking enough to write a "foreword" (a preface) for his book on his career as a "froward" (stubbornly contrary) soccer "forward." (a player who plays in the front line)
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